Frederick Douglass’ Name Misspelled For Nearly 130 Years

The Great Western Staircase is located in the New York State Capitol Building in Albany, NY, and portrays busts of famous New York State historical figures and significant scenes in American history.

Among the 77 busts carved, some of the names include, Susan B. Anthony, Christopher Columbus, Benjamin Franklin, and, most importantly, Frederick Douglass. Continue reading “Frederick Douglass’ Name Misspelled For Nearly 130 Years”